Afghan deportation protests

Campaigners are calling for a 23-year-old failed Afghani asylum-seeker to be allowed to remain in Leicester, saying he will be killed if he is deported.

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Full report: campaign group losing battle to keep Afghan refugee in Britain

Time is running out for a campaign group set up to help a failed asylum seeker in Leicester.

Abdul Rajabali, who fled to the UK in 2006, believes if he returns to Afghanistan he will be killed.

At a demonstration today, his friends heard he'd been transferred to a prison near Gatwick Airport where he'll be deported to Afghanistan on Tuesday. Nearly 3,000 people have now signed a petition for him to stay.

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